UC Davis Ag Innovation Entrepreneurship Academy

Supported by: UC Davis World Food Center SARTA / AgStart

Back Apr 27, 2016

The Ag Innovation Entrepreneurship Academy is designed for upper-division undergrads, graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and faculty working in food and agriculture-related fields.

The academy combines focused lectures, practical exercises, networking sessions and hands-on experiences in an innovative format to help you explore how your research can make a broader impact in industry, the marketplace and the world. You’ll learn to identify market needs and opportunities, develop a network of experts to support your venture—and create agriculture “food chain” clusters of innovation. We’ll help you move your research out of the lab and into the world.

The Academy Includes:

  • An intensive opportunity to explore the market opportunities surrounding your ideas and your research.
  • Daily seminars and interactive sessions taught by leading investors, industry executives and entrepreneurs.
  • The tools to communicate the broader potential of your research.
  • Evening mentoring sessions with industry executives and investors.

Explore the potential of your idea with leading ag and food industry professionals, entrepreneurs and others. Develop the tools to communicate the broader potential of your research. Network with more than 40 industry and investment experts.

To register, click here